UK Band Day – September 7

On Saturday, September 7, the University of Kentucky Bands will be hosting their annual High School Band Day. This year, GRC Band members are invited to attend (no contest on that day). A bus will be available to take students to the game

The bus will leave GRC at 1pm. Rehearsal has been moved up an hour (now 9am-1pm) to accommodate this opportunity.

To sign up, please complete this sign up form by Friday, August 30.

Schedule for the Day:

  • 2:00 pm Arrive at Shively Field/ unload / watch WMB rehearsal 
  • 2:30 pm Combined band rehearsal 
  • 3:30 pm Store tubas and drums/ Walk to The 90 (UK Dining Hall)
  • 4:00 pm Dinner & Relax at The 90
  • 5:45 pm Change & group students together by school
  • 6:15 pm Meet band guides & walk to Shively Field to pick up large instruments, then head to Kroger Field
  • 6:30 pm Enter Kroger Field through Gate 3.5 
  • 7:30 pm Kick-Off – Go Cats! (Games usually last about 3.5 hours)

Author: Michael Payne

Director of Bands, George Rogers Clark HS